African Plant Database

Avicennia marina (Forssk.) Vierh.
Family : Avicenniaceae
Protologue : Denkschr. Kaiserl. Akad. Wiss., Wien. Math.-Naturwiss. Kl. 71: 435 (1907)
Information on the genus : Avicennia
Basionym : Sceura marina Forssk.
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Sceura marina Forssk.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Avicennia officinalis auct. sensu Baker, non L.Afr., non L.
=Avicennia officinalis f. flaviflora Kuntze p.p.
=Avicennia officinalis f. tomentosa Kuntze p.p.
=Avicennia tomentosa var. arabica Walp.
=Avicennia officinalis Schau.
=*Avicennia tomentosa Sieber (1844) non Jaqc.
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Tree- Ht 2 - 15 m. Alt: 0 - 50 m. Distribution: EC, KN
Biol./Eco : Shrub, Tree; Humid, Subhumid, Dry, Subarid; Mangrove; 0-499 m; distribution: Comoros, Mascarenes, Africa, Asia, New World,

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 3: 5 (2002).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
carte afrique num 48253
Record n°48253
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